START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Extinction Rates Hike In The Brazilian Forests

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, conservation, extinction, rainforest )

- 1144 days ago -
Brazil's Amazon rainforest has many accolades to its name: It is the largest tropical rainforest in the world covering over five and a half a million square kilometers, it is the home to 10 percent of the world's known species and 20 percents of the

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Friday August 17, 2012, 6:58 am
Noted. Thank you Cher.

Nyack Clancy (540)
Friday August 17, 2012, 9:24 am

pam w. (138)
Friday August 17, 2012, 9:38 am
This MUST stop! Those forests are the earth's LUNGS! They belong to us all....

Azaima A. (217)
Friday August 17, 2012, 12:41 pm

Carol H. (229)
Friday August 17, 2012, 2:48 pm
noted, thanks Cher

Harsha Vardhana R (58)
Friday August 17, 2012, 10:45 pm
Amazon, if we damage it, that would be the ultimate human foolishness.

emily Jean (1)
Friday August 17, 2012, 11:04 pm
Sad article. Great website..

Danuta Watola (1243)
Saturday August 18, 2012, 2:46 am

Michael Barth (43)
Saturday August 18, 2012, 9:25 am

Terry V. (30)
Saturday August 18, 2012, 9:38 am
We are MURDERING our PLANET, thus ourselves.

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 18, 2012, 11:01 am
Thanks for sharing.

Anna M. (18)
Sunday August 19, 2012, 6:44 am

Humankind has not woven the web of life.
We are but one thread within it.
Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.
All things are bound together.
All things connect.

Chief Seattle, 1854

Cree Prophecy:
When all the trees have been cut down,
When all the animals have been hunted,
When all the waters are polluted,
When all the air is unsafe to breathe,
Only then will you discover
You cannot eat money.


Arild Warud (173)
Monday August 20, 2012, 2:17 am
Very sad.

Phillipa W. (199)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 8:26 am
horrific. we can't keep pulling strands out of the delicate web that is the world's ecology

Sergio Padilla (63)
Monday September 3, 2012, 8:50 am
So sick of these sad news....
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Green Lifestyle

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.
site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!